primary elections

Mark Henle/The Arizona Republic

Coconino County was only county in Arizona where Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders won in Tuesday’s presidential preference election. The Vermont Senator campaigned in Flagstaff during the week leading up to the vote. Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

Arizona voters head to the polls Tue, March 22 to take part in the state’s presidential preference election. Only those registered as a Republican or Democrat, or with the Green Party are eligible to vote. Independents, Libertarians and other unaffiliated voters cannot vote in the presidential preference election.

The winner of the Republican contest will receive all 58 of Arizona’s GOP delegates; and 75 out of 85 delegates will be proportionally allotted among the Democratic candidates.

Ventura County Recorder's Office

Only voters registered with major political parties can take part in Arizona’s upcoming Presidential Preference Election. Monday is the final day to register to vote in the primary, and the last chance for independent voters to re-register with a party. Arizona Public Radio’s Justin Regan reports.

Patrick Breen/The Republic

A new study shows many of Arizona’s Latino voters are dissatisfied with the two major political parties. Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

A new report says Republicans have an edge in Arizona’s 2016 U.S. Senate race. But the state’s five-term incumbent John McCain still faces challenges from Democrats as well as from within his own party. Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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Republicans may try to block independents from voting in future party primaries after they may have affected the outcome of some close races this year. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports.

Ryan Heinsius

Last night, Flagstaff hosted its first-ever gubernatorial forum on the campus of Northern Arizona University. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports, seven candidates for the state’s highest office fielded a variety of questions collected from an online Gallup poll.

No Real Surprises in AZ Primary Elections

Aug 29, 2012

After Tuesday's primaries, a lot of the losing campaigns across Arizona are packing up their headquarters.

Low Voter Turnout on Primary Day

Aug 28, 2012

It's been slow going at polling places across Coconino County for today's Democratic and Republican primaries.

Open Primary Initiative May be Short of Signatures

Aug 22, 2012

The initiative would have all candidates from all parties run in a single primary, with the top two surviving to the general election.